Please remember all of the animals that fought in our battles
"LIFE IN ANY FORM IS OUR PERPETUAL RESPONSIBILITY"
REV S CADMAN-PARKES
"TO LOVE UNCONDITIONALLY, TO SERVE UNQUESTIONABLY TO TRUST BEYOND ENDURANCE. BEARING NO MALICE LOYAL AND PROTECTIVE THEY WORK, PLAY, LIVE, SHARE, ENRICH, FIGHT AND DIE FOR US AND WITH US, ASKING LITTLE IN RETURN. THEY ARE THE ANIMALS. OH THAT MAN COULD LIVE BY THIS CREED ALSO."
"I'VE OFTEN THOUGHT THAT WORSE THAN DYING IN A WAR, IS TO BE FORGOTTEN"
JOHN BURNAM VIETNAM VETERAN AND SCOUT DOG HANDLER
My students and the wonderful carvings they created at my latest masterclass at The Hepworth. Well done everyone. All pieces carved from Maltese limestone.
Stone Carving Course Dates 2019
My stonecarving dates for 2019 at my studio are as follows Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th of April, Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st of July, Saturday14th and Sunday 15th of September. Carve your own sculpture on my weekend workshop. Take home your own three dimensional work of art. No experience necessary.
Price £135. A deposit of £35 will secure your place. The price includes the use of stone carving tools, stone block and refreshments.
A potrait of Jack and Harvey, which I carved as a wedding present for their parents. Carved from Ancaster limestone.
The wonderful carvings sculpted by my students at my latest weekend workshop. Well done to everyone.
My sculpture titled 'IN THE LOOP' as part of the Connexions Exhibition wtth the Yorkshire Sculptors Group now showing in the Upstairs Gallery at Dean Clough Halifax.
Had a great time demonstrating stonecarving at the Patchings Art Festival. Thanks to all the people that were interested my stonecarving courses, hope to see you soon. Here i am carving a privately commissioned portrait in relief.